In 2018, Fort Wayne, IN had a population of 438k people with a median age of 36.7 and a median household income of $55,491. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Fort Wayne, IN grew from 434,617 to 437,631, a 0.693% increase and its median household income grew from $52,908 to $55,491, a 4.88% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fort Wayne, IN are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.72%), White (Hispanic) (3.81%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.48%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.08%). N/A% of the people in Fort Wayne, IN speak a non-English language, and 97% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fort Wayne, IN are Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne (1,809 degrees awarded in 2017), Indiana Institute of Technology (1,055 degrees), and University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (682 degrees).
The median property value in Fort Wayne, IN is $135,700, and the homeownership rate is 72%. Most people in Fort Wayne, IN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Wayne, IN is 2 cars per household.